Visit of Dacian Cioloș, to the Good Food Farm

Type: Report   Reference: I-074573   Duration: 10:01:15  Lieu:
End production: 19/09/2012   First transmission: 19/09/2012
On 19 September 2012, Dacian Cioloş, Member of the EC in charge of Agriculture and Rural Development, visited the Good Food Farm event held at the Esplanade of the European Parliament, in Brussels. The future of EU farming policy for the next seven years is currently being debated by decision-makers in Brussels, including, for the first time, the European Parliament. Among other things, the Good Food March is calling for fairer and greener farming, an end to food speculation, and support to cultivate local protein feed crops, rather than importing soy to feed Europe's farm animals. The Good Food March set out from Austria in August 2012, and was joined on route by cyclists from Germany. Other groups are also making their way to Brussels from France, Belgium and the Netherlands. It is giving thousands of farmers, citizens and young people a way to express their demands for food and farming policy in the EU.

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10:00:00 Title 00:00:04
10:00:04 Arrival of Dacian Cioloş, Member of the EC in charge of Agriculture and Rural Development, to the event (2 shots) 00:00:07
10:00:12 Dacian Cioloş speaking with the participants of the event (3 shots) 00:00:16
10:00:29 Dacian Cioloş heading to the stage (3 shots) 00:00:15
10:00:44 Soundbite by Dacian Cioloş (in FRENCH) saying that he hopes that the new elements they put in the reform will be kept and that they will be integrated in the new CAP after 2014. Amongst other things he is speaking about the greening which should encourage farmers to work in a way that natural resources are well managed. He also thinks that the Single Payment Scheme for small farmers will be applied by all Member States. 00:00:30
10:01:15 "We want good food" poster 00:00:04
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